January 5, 2012 RSS feed / Features

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Local artist DeMaria Grammy-bound for third straight year

Gulf Breeze recording artist Dr. Michael Brant DeMaria’s star continues its meteoric ascension, as he received his third and fourth Grammy nominations for his outstanding music late last year.  More...

Saenger slots second Seinfeld show

Due to popular demand, second Seinfeld show added February 24   Due to record sales, a second performance has been added to Seinfeld's stop in Pensacola.  Tickets are still available for the 9:30 p.m. performance on Friday, February 24. More...

Jazz Society of Pensacola welcomes Snowbirds

The Jazz Society of Pensacola has launched a "Welcome Snowbirds" initiative, to offer winter visitors to our area an invitation to attend the monthly music events offered by the Society.  More...

Real Estate

Dennis Remesch 2011Pensacola Realtor of the Year

Dennis Remesch, a Realtor with RE/MAX on the Coast in Gulf Breeze, has been named Realtor of the Year by the Pensacola Association of Realtors. More...

Nightlife

January night sky remains bright...even after the New Year’s firework shows end

For January 2012, the Moon will be first quarter on January 1, marking the beginning of the synodic or phase based month of 29.5 days.  More...

Beach Reading

Munday publishes her touching memoir

Local resident Sara Munday recently published her memoir. Carol Osborn was on hand to find out more about her latest venture. More...

Take a journey on new-age ark

As the two oldest children aboard the starship Empyrean, Kieran and Waverly always felt they were meant for each other.  Their home, a vast ark traveling through space, is the only world they've ever known, and all they expect to know until the More...

Fish Stories

Gulf fishing is great...when you can get out there

Rough seas have made getting offshore quite a challenge so far this fall and winter. More...

Calendar

JANUARY CALENDAR

Thursday, Jan. 5  Pensacola Ice Flyers vs. Louisiana Ice Gators 7:05 p.m., Pensacola Civic Center, 201 East Gregory Street, Pensacola 850-466-3111  Friday, Jan. 6   More...

Fun & Games

2012 brings change to Splash!, Gulf coast

We here at Splash!, and hopefully most of the rest of you along the Gulf coast, excitedly welcome the arrival of 2012 – despite anything you’ve heard about Mayan predictions. More...

Mattie Kelly Center begins 2012 with new exhibitions

The Mattie Kelly Arts Center Galleries at Northwest Florida State College begin the new year with two exciting exhibitions, opening January 13.  The McIlroy Gallery will host “Worlds Apart”, a two-man show featuring the works of Dunc More...

Happenings

Blue Wahoos have their (Riggle)man

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos will kick off its inaugural season April 5 with a seasoned big-league manager at its helm.  Jim Riggleman, who has been involved in professional baseball as a player and a manager for five decades, was unveiled as the n More...

Maritime Park stadium nearing completion

Construction of the stadium at the Community Maritime Park – the future home of the Pensacola Blue Wahoos – is expected to be completed in February.  The team’s staff operations are expected to move into the facility by March i More...

Coastal Life

Make this election year fun, and fruitful, with these three rules

It's not just a new year. More...

‘Bone-A-Fide’ hobbyist moves to Gulf Breeze

For Cameron O’Connor, a successful road trip is one where none of his bones break; and by “bones” he means his collection of 250 dinosaur bones from his 18 years of paleontological digs.  The 61-year-old said he made one of tho More...

Twenty acres of dunes selected for restoration

The first set of early environmental restoration projects that are proposed for funding under the agreement BP signed in April were unveiled last week.  Among the initiatives is the Pensacola Beach Dune Project, which will restore 20.4 acres of More...